Andrew, the MP for Pendle and campaigner on domestic violence and abuse, has welcomed the scrapping of the ‘same roof’ rule that has stopped victims of domestic abuse receiving compensation for decades.
This week’s headlines have been dominated by MPs resigning from their party to join a new independent group. Three pro-Remain Conservatives joined the new Independent Group on Wednesday - made up of eight Labour MPs who this week resigned from their party over its handling of Brexit and anti-Sem
Andrew is supporting National Apprenticeship Week 2019 (NAW2019), highlighting the benefits of apprenticeships to employers, individuals, local communities and the wider economy in a week-long celebration of apprenticeships.
I’ve been delighted this week to see work resume on the £1 million flood risk alleviation project in Earby. This started back in July but had to pause after the Environment Agency and their contractors hit a setback. However, fortunately they have now found a way forward.
The Friday before last, after a packed day of local engagements, I spent the evening in Airedale’s Accident and Emergency Department. Thankfully neither I nor a loved one needed medical attention – I had arranged to spend time shadowing the department’s staff to get a better idea of the challeng